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India's top court limits use of gov't identification number

Sep. 26, 2018 3:31 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — India's top court has upheld the government's policy of issuing a 12-digit identification number to every Indian, but says it can't be made mandatory for services such as bank accounts, cellphone connections or school admissions. The Supreme Court says the government can use it for tax...

The Latest: Execs linked to polygamous group to stay in jail

Aug. 29, 2018 4:22 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on two biodiesel executives charged in an alleged $500 million tax credit scheme (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Two Salt Lake City biodiesel executives linked to a polygamous group will stay in jail on federal charges in an alleged $500 million tax credit scheme. U.S....

Nissan launches China-focused electric car

Aug. 27, 2018 9:13 AM EDT

GUANGZHOU, China (AP) — Nissan's first electric sedan designed for China began production Monday at the start of a wave of dozens of planned lower-cost electrics being created by global automakers for their biggest market. Manufacturers including General Motors and Volkswagen are poised this year to launch...

Maduro: Gas prices to spike in Venezuela to fight smugglers

Aug. 13, 2018 11:25 PM EDT

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — President Nicolas Maduro said Monday that some of the world's cheapest gasoline that Venezuelan drivers enjoy will soon be sold at world market prices to combat rampant smuggling. Maduro said he wants to stop Venezuela's subsidized fuel from crossing illegally into Colombia and...